Live Sessions

CEST (Central European summer time)

tuesdaY, 22nd SEPTEMBER 2020

09:45 - 10:45 ESPRM SISC Session for PRM in Children

Part II

Chairpersons: Isabelle Laffont (France), Aleksandra Mikov (Serbia)

  • Lidija Dimitrijevic (Serbia): Physiotherapy intervention for children with developmental motor disorders: is more really better?
  • Dubravka Radulovic, Mirjana Boskovic (Serbia): Aging and cerebral palsy
  • Aleksandra Mikov (Serbia): The role of humanoid robots in pediatric rehabilitation
  • Isabelle Laffont (France): Post Poliomyelitic Syndrome


10:45 - 11:05 PLENARY SESSION

  • Henk Stam, President of European Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine: Acute Medical Rehabilitation: How active are rehabilitation patients?


11:05 - 12:05 SAPRM - ESPRM Joint Session

30 years of Acute Medical Rehabilitation in Clinical Center of Serbia

Chairpersons: Dragana Matanovic (Serbia), Sanja Tomanovic Vujadinovic (Serbia)

  • Sanja Tomanovic Vujadinovic (Serbia): Principles of maintaining acute rehabilitation after critical disease
  • Dragana Matanovic (Serbia): Possibility of acute rehabilitation in patients of post reanimation coma in intensive care units
  • Andjela Milovanovic (Serbia): Early rehabilitation after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage in patients operated in the acute term - when started
  • Una Nedeljkovic (Serbia): Acute rehabilitation of patients with severe traumatic brain injury


12:05 - 12:35 ESPRM SISC Session in Implementing EBM in Everyday Practice

Rehabilitation interventions based on evidence

Chairpersons: Frane Grubišić (Croatia), Francesca Gimigliano (Italy)

  • Alessandro Giustini (Italy): How to lead to evidence clinical treatments by new technology and robotics in Rehabilitation
  • Frane Grubišić (Croatia): Biologic therapy and functional outcome in inflammatory rheumatic diseases


12:35 - 13:40 ESPRM SISC Session in New Technologies and Robotics in Rehabilitation

  • Alessandro Giustini (Italy): Activities of SISC Robotics and ESPRM Robotic School
  • Gabor Fazekas (Hungary): Robots in rehabilitation post-stroke: can they really improve the outcome?
  • Galina Ivanova (Russia): On use of interfaces a brain computer and exoskeletons in Rehabilitation of children and adults with various limitations of functions (speech, movement, communication)





13:45 - 14:15 ESPRM SISC Session in Respiratory Diseases

Chairpersons: Aydan Oral (Turkey), Gerold Ebenbichler (Austria)


  • Aydan Oral (Turkey): The effectiveness of pulmonary rehabilitation in persons with respiratory conditions
  • Gerold  Ebenbichler (Austria): Optimizing Functioning and Health after Lung Transplantation: The Role of Therapeutic Exercise


14:15 - 14:45 Rehabilitation of P&O users

  • MS Wong (Hong Kong): The effect of pressure pad location of spinal orthosis on the treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
  • Igor Simanic (Serbia): Oxygen Therapy under Hyperbaric Conditions in Correlation with Prosthetic Rehabilitation of Lower Limb Amputees


14:45 - 15:15 ESPRM SISC Session on Spasticity

Chairpersons: Mauro Zampolini (Italy), Klemen Grabljevec (Slovenia)


  • Frane Grubišić (Croatia): Minimum standards of care for patients with spasticity – searching for evidence
  • Klemen Grabljevec (Slovenia): Treatment of focal and generalized spasticity


15:15 - 15:40 ESPRM SISC Session in Multiple Sclerosis

Chairpersons: Martina Kővári (Czech Republic)


  • Martina Kővári (Czech Republic): Endurance and resistance training in MS patients
  • Sindi Rodic (Serbia): The effects of Functional Electrical Stimulation Cycling and exercise training on functional outcomes in persons with multiple sclerosis


15:40 - 16:25 Thermal Infrared Imaging for Clinical Diagnosis and Follow up in PRM

Chairpersons: Mirjana Kocic (Serbia), Tamara Filipovic (Serbia)

  • Mirjana Kocic (Serbia): Introduction
  • Milica Lazovic, Tamara Filipovic (Serbia): Thermal Infrared Imaging as a Adjunct Diagnostic and Follow up Tool in PRM
  • Irena Dimitrijevic (Serbia): Clinical application of Thermal Infrared Imaging
  • Mirjana Kocic (Serbia): Our experience in the application of infrared thermography in the diagnosis and evaluation of the therapeutic effect of physical agents

16:25 - 16:45 PLENARY SESSION

  • Dejan Popović, Serbian Academy of Science and Art: Rehabilitation Engineering - Theory and Practice


16:45 - 17:10 Traumatic Brain Injury

Chairpersons: Volodymyr Golyk (Ukraine), Srbislav Stevanovic (Serbia)

  • Srbislav Stevanovic (Serbia): Motor recovery in TBI Children - Experience from clinical work
  • Volodymyr Golyk (Ukraine): Effect of Lower Limb Strength Training Program for Improvement Balance in Patients after Traumatic Brain Injury


17:10 - 17:40 ESPRM SISC Session in Parkinson / Movement Disorders

Setting evidence-based standards in Rehabilitation for People with Parkinson’s Disease

Chairpersons: Maria Gabriella Ceravolo (Italy)

  • Maria Gabriella Ceravolo (Italy): Rehabilitation care models for people with Parkinson’s disease across Europe
  • Ivona Stankovic (Serbia): Management strategies for improving postural stability and preventing falls in Parkinson's Disease-literature review


17:40 - 18:30 UEMS PRM Board Session 60min

Part II

Teaching Research methodology in PRM

Chairpersons: Maria Gabriella Ceravolo (Italy), Franco Franchignoni (Italy)

  • Franco Franchignoni (Italy) and Levent Ozcakar (Turkey): Writing a manuscript – Hints and tips for the researcher
  • Maria Gabriella Ceravolo (Italy): Research in PRM – lights and shadows
  • Mauro Zampolini (Italy): Enhancing the quality of PRM research: the reporting guidelines

18:35 - 18:40 PLENARY SESSION

  • Jorge Lains, Past President of International Society of PRM: The future of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine around the world: a must in every Health System for “Good Health and Well-Being”


  • Maria Gabriella Ceravolo (Italy), Nikolaos Barotsis (Greece)

18:45 - 18:55 ESPRM Congress 2020 Closing Ceremony and Presidential Address

  • Nicolas Christodoulou, President of European Society of PRM
  • Mauro Zampolini,President of UEMS Section of PRM
  • Lazovic Milica, Congress President ESPRM 2020

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